Beer Events in London
Love locking those lips around a cold pint of lager? Boast knowledge of some of the best breweries in the business? Then it looks like this selection of beer events in London is the list for you. From London beer tastings and tours, to brunches and meaty pairings, check out our recommendations for the best beer events and tastings in London and crack into a cold one today.
Last updated on 27th June 2017
Head to the Brewhouse and Kitchen in Islington and enjoy an entire day of beer-making. The talented brewers will be putting you through your paces, showing you exactly how much effort and energy goes into making an ice-cold beer. Starting off with a delicious breakfast, the event will also include a tasting session, Q&A with the head brewer and a mouth-watering lunch.
Crate know how to give it some seriously welly in the London beer department, with some of the coolest beers in East London, but what if you could get to know them behind the scenes? Join them on their tasting and premium tours for drinks, platters and insight aplenty.
From hearty Irish dishes through to a top selection of ales and beers, this is one night not to miss out on. Join the Sir Colin Campbell in Kilburn for an evening of food and beer pairings, which will include the likes of mussels, braised lamb and plenty of delicious beers.
Looking for a London beer event that you can head to, every weekend? Then the Draft House is the place for you as their beer brunch not only boasts the finest in craft cold ones, enjoy a brunch burger alongside these delicious and dastardly hops for just £15 a ticket.
Belgium beer is crisp and delicious, and there’s finally a festival dedicated solely to that drink. Experience tonnes of beers from 20 authentic Belgian craft breweries, and for a single entry fee you will receive a festival glass for unlimited tastings. There’s also some regional food to line the stomach too.
Canada Day can only be celebrated with two things: pizza and beer! You’ll get to feast on all-you-can-eat pizza – with meat, veggie, vegan and gluten free pizza options available – all washed down with a selection of craft beers while the sounds of Canada’s best artists play in the background.
Head to the Brewhouse in Highbury and take part in a thrilling beer-making experience full of fun activities and intriguing facts. The event will start with the beer experts teaching guests all about the nitty gritty of actually brewing beer, before guests try their hand at making a pint for themselves. Concluding with a tasting and Q&A session, this event is perfect for any beer fans in London.
Bermondsey is one of London's most popular neighbourhoods for microbreweries. This tour promises a showcase of the very best, featuring expert talks on the best ales, a take-home bottle, and, of course, plenty of tastings along the way. One for the beer lovers, this tour will stop at four of South London's most prominent microbreweries.
Taking place in Chelsea, Budweiser and Goat Dine are joining forces for a huge night of fun. Celebrating the 4th of July, the venue will be teaming up with the beer brand to bring you all things American, from drinks right through to stomping live music.
The chipper team at Brewhouse in Islington are showing off their wonderful homemade beers in the only way they know how - by hosting a fun masterclass. The entire session will be led by an expert brewer and will showcase 8 different beers that have been brewed in the micro-brewery at the back. Full of interesting facts and concluding with a delicious burger, this is a beer event in London that you're not likely to forget in a hurry.
If you're into London-based beers, you'll no doubt know of Southwark Brewery. Opening their doors for a series of tours, tastings and talks, this London beer event promises a try of the brewery's most popular exports, expert commentary on the history of the brand, and also the opportunity to stick around for a few drinks at the brewery's bar post tour.
Guests of this four hour tasting tour of five of East London's most popular microbreweries will gain unique insight into the workings of a fast-growing beer operation. Expect delicious tastings, expert commentary and a history of brewing in the area. You'll even receive a 'certificate of completion' to authenticate your boozy experience.